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Site Popularity Rank #166  #215 
Year 1997  1996 
Make Volkswagen  Geo 
Model GTI  Prizm 
Trim 2.0  1.6 
Transmission 5-speed Manual  5-speed Manual 
Theoretical Top Speed 116 mph  115 mph 
Limited Top Speed    
 
0-30 mph2.89 s 3.10 s 
0-40 mph5.28 s 5.40 s 
0-50 mph7.23 s 7.50 s 
0-60 mph10.52 s 9.80 s 
0-70 mph13.87 s 13.80 s 
0-80 mph17.83 s 17.70 s 
0-90 mph24.83 s 24.10 s 
0-100 mph33.17 s 34.00 s 
0-110 mph50.28 s  
 
30-50, 2nd gear3.76 s 
 
100 ft3.50 s @ 33.98 mph 3.60 s
500 ft9.44 s @ 57.91 mph 9.60 s
660 ft (1/8 mile)11.27 s @ 62.35 mph 
1320 ft (1/4 mile)17.58 s @ 80.01 mph 17.60 s @ 79.8 mph
2640 ft (1/2 mile)27.91 s @ 94.08 mph 
5280 ft (1 mile)45.47 s @ 108.36 mph 
7920 ft (1.5 mile)61.81 s @ 111.96 mph 
 
Annual Greenhouse Gas Emissions
(Lower is better)
 5.9 tons
 
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Track Times (Lap 1, Lap2)

Alabama International Motor Speedway (Talladega)  1:38.7
1:22.1 
1:38.8
1:23.0 
Sebring International Race Circuit    4:30.2
4:23.0 

Links

AllData.com: 1997 Volkswagen Golf GTI 2.0
Automotive Recalls and Technical Service Bulletins for 1997 Volkswagen Golf GTI L4-1984cc 2.0L SOHC (ABA) SFI.
CarSurvey.org: 1997 Volkswagen Golf
Owner reviews.
Club 18T
Volkswagen 1.8T owners site, covering the Golf, GTI, Jetta, and Passat.
Epinions.com: 1997 Volkswagen GTI
Prices, specs, owner reviews.
FuelEconomy.gov: 1997 Volkswagen
MPG stats for all 1997 VW models.
GTI-VR6.net: List of TSBs and Recalls for 1997 GTI
Automotive Recalls and Technical Service Bulletins for 1997 Volkswagen Golf GTI 4-1984cc 2.0L SOHC (ABA) SFI.

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